Supporting New Zealand filmmaking
Celebrating shorts that grow careers
Developing screen business
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What we funded in the past
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Developing your craft
Getting started in filmmaking
Supporting diverse voices
Getting your film to its audience
Taking your film overseas
Who is watching New Zealand films
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Partnering with offshore filmmakers
Financial support for filming in NZ
Practical advice for filming in New Zealand
How to qualify as an NZ film
We provide loans and equity financing to New Zealand filmmakers to assist in the development and production of feature films and short films.
We invest in and promote short films, low budget features and cinematic documentaries and feature films with significant New Zealand content.
We offer a range of funding opportunities for feature film projects from first-draft funding through to production and post-production.
We give emerging filmmakers an opportunity to showcase their talent to the world through short films.
The Business Development Scheme (BDS) aims to grow the screen sector and ensure New Zealand stories can continue to be told while fostering the development...
Board MeetingsOur Board meets six times a year to set policy and budgets, monitor progress against targets and budgets and consider applications for feature...
We want you to be able to see the journey of a film, the way it’s funded and the various ways we support filmmakers.These records date back to 1988/89...
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